Table of Contents
- 2Wood sizes and measurements
- 3Step 1. The greenhouse base
- 4Step 2. The side wall-frames
- 5Step 3. The roof frame sections
- 6Step 4. Erect the side walls and roof sections
- 7Step 5. The end wall frames
- 8Step 6. The doors
- 9Step 7. The windows
- 10Step 8. The greenhouse cover
- 11A 30° angle pattern and a 60° angle pattern
- 12Your project photos
Step 8. The Structure used for growing plants. Natural sunlight comes in through glass or plastic panels and the temperature and humidity is controlled to provide ideal growing conditions. A building made with translucent (light transparent, usually glass or fiberglass) walls conducive to plant growth. cover
Cover the greenhouse with a UV-resistant polythene (there are other options also).
Hold the covering in place by laying thin Narrow board used to cover claddingThe exterior surface of a building. joins or used for decorative purposes. (strips of Timber, lumber. The hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees) over the polythene (ensuring the polythene is taut) and nailing the battens to the greenhouse studs, roof rafters or any other solid Piece of lumber that is part of a frame or structure..
Cover the doors and windows also.
Most hardware merchants or garden suppliers only stock the standard plastic polythene that is not UV resistant but they should be able to advise you where to get the polythene required for the greenhouse covering.
There are also other options such as acrylic Any broad, thin surface..